Security Alert – U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia (September 8, 2022)
Potentially Violent Demonstrations in La Paz
Location: La Paz: Villa El Carmen, Villa Fatima, Miraflores and the City Center
Event: Potentially violent demonstrations in these areas
Actions to Take:
- Avoid the area.
- Monitor local media for updates on demonstrations and security conditions.
- Exercise caution if in the vicinity of any large gatherings or protests.
- Plan for alternate travel routes or remain in place if planned travel is inhibited.
- For emergency assistance, contact the Consular Section at the U.S. Embassy using the information below.
U.S. Embassy La Paz, Bolivia
+(591) (2) 216-8000
+(591) (2) 216-8500 (after hours)
State Department – Consular Affairs
+1 (888) 407-4747 or +1 (202) 501-4444
Bolivia Country Information
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